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Insect behavior : from mechanisms to ecological and evolutionary consequences

Author: Alex Córdoba-Aguilar; Daniel González-Tokman; Isaac González-Santoyo
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018. ©2018
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This edited volume offers a new approach that will provide readers with the theoretical and conceptual foundations, at different hierarchical levels, to understand insect behavior.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Córdoba-Aguilar; Daniel González-Tokman; Isaac González-Santoyo
ISBN: 9780191838842 0191838845 9780192518095 0192518097
OCLC Number: 1045426359
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Contents: Cover; Insect Behavior: From mechanisms to ecological and evolutionary consequences; Copyright; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Contents; List of contributors; Chapter 1: Introduction; 1.1 Introduction; References; Chapter 2: The genetics of reproductive behavior; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Reproductive behaviors in insects are polygenic and each gene has a small effect; 2.2.1 Exploring genetic variation in insect reproductive behavior using quantitative genetics; 2.2.2 Estimating genetic variance and heritability for phenotypic traits 2.2.3 Empirical evidence from quantitative genetics for the polygenic control of reproductive behaviors in insects; 2.2.4 Revealing specific gene effects through quantitative trait loci mapping and 'omics' approaches; 2.2.5 Identifying QTLs and candidate genes of interest for insect reproductive behavior; 2.2.6 Empirical evidence from QTL-based studies examining the polygenic control of reproductive behaviors in insects; 2.3 Genes that have a major effect on insect reproductive behavior: the exception to the polygenic rule; 2.4 Genes for reproductive behavior are often linked to other traits 2.4.1 Estimating genetic correlations between traits using quantitative genetics; 2.4.2 Empirical examples of genetic correlations between reproductive behavior and other traits in insects; 2.5 Genes can have non-additive effects on reproductive behavior; 2.5.1 Estimating the effects of dominance and epistasis on phenotype using quantitative genetics; 2.5.2 Empirical examples of non-additive genetic effects for insect reproductive behavior; 2.6 Genes for reproductive behavior frequently interact with the environment 2.6.1 Estimating GEIs and GSEIs for phenotypic traits using quantitative genetics; 2.6.2 Empirical examples of GEIs for insect reproductive behavior; 2.7 Wider evolutionary implications and areas for future research on the genetic architecture of insect reproductive behavior; References; Chapter 3: Neurobiology; 3.1 Methods in insect behavioral neurobiology; 3.2 The insect nervous system; 3.2.1 General structure; 3.2.2 Neurons and glia; 3.3 Control of behavior by characterized brain regions; 3.3.1 Vision: optic lobes; 3.3.2 Olfaction: antennal lobes 3.3.3 Integration and learning: mushroom bodies3.3.4 Navigation and motor control: central complex; 3.4 Metamorphosis and nervous system plasticity; 3.4.1 Restructuring of the nervous system during metamorphosis; 3.4.2 Plasticity of the adult nervous system; 3.5 Case study: neurons and circuits for Drosophila sexual behavior; Acknowledgement; References; Chapter 4: The role of hormones; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Behavior and hormonally-controlled life-stage transitions; 4.3 Polyphenisms and behavior; 4.4 Hormones, receptors, and sensitive periods
Responsibility: Alex Córdoba-Aguilar, Daniel González-Tokman, Isaac González-Santoyo.

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